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Welcome to White Plains ...
The city of White Plains is located in Westchester County<1> and is the County Seat for Westchester County.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, White Plains has a population of 58,125 people<2> (see below for details).
White Plains is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: White Plains lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for White Plains: 10601<4>
The community of White Plains was established in 1683.
Websites for White Plains ...
Official Website: www.ci.white-plains.ny.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.westchester.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, White Plains had an population of 58,125 people. This is an increase of 2.24% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.51% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, White Plains had a population of 56,853 people (which is 5.99% of the total population of Westchester County). This makes White Plains the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of White Plains represents 0.29% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 30th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 56,853 people, the population of White Plains increased 7.11% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 53,077 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for White Plains.
Communities Also Named White Plains ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 21 communities that are also named White Plains - they are located in Alabama (2), Georgia, Illinois (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Mississippi, Nevada, North Carolina (3), South Carolina (3), Tennessee and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for White Plains.
Communities near White Plains ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near White Plains.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around White Plains. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for White Plains.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of White Plains. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around White Plains.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around White Plains. Our list includes 36 papers. See our Newspapers Page for White Plains.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for White Plains ...
Looking for more information about White Plains? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for White Plains, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for White Plains.
Adding White Plains to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of White Plains in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for White Plains was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found White Plains on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).
For more details, see References and Mentions for White Plains.
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for White Plains: www.ci.white-plains.ny.us/
The official website for Westchester County: www.westchestergov.com/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 04 Jun 2023